Harry Reves Obituary

Harry  Reves
Harry Reves
Harry Reves

July 17, 1926 - January 19, 2007
Born in Minburn, Iowa
Resided in Adel, IA
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Harry Reves, 80, died Friday, January 19, 2007 at Hospice Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Cremation will follow visitation and memorial services will be held 2 pm Tuesday at the First Christian Church in Adel with burial of cremated remains to follow at Waukee Cemetery.

Harry was born July 17, 1926 in Minburn, Iowa to Carl and Esther Reves and lived in the Adel area most all of his life. He graduated from Washington Township High School and attended Washburn and Drake University. Harry served as a pilot in the US Navy, V 12 Unit, from 1943 – 1946 during WWII. He and his wife Vera farmed near Adel and owned two Casey’s General Stores.

Harry is survived by his wife of 59 years Vera, two children, David Reves of Adel and Susan Bish of Estherville, Iowa, his brother James (Rita) Reves of Adel, sister Dorothy (Terry) Bose of Phoenix, AZ, sister-in-law Cynthia Reves of Tucson, AZ, four. grandchildren, Nichole Reves, Jonathan Reves, Richard Reves and McKenzie Bish.

Visitation begins after 3 pm Monday and the family will receive friends from 5 to 7 pm at Iles Funeral Homes-Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church in Adel or Hospice Kavanagh House.


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Brandt Dallas Center
1301 Ash Street
Dallas Center, IA US 50063
Monday, January 22, 2007
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Memorial Service
First Christian Church of Adel
218 North 9th Street
Adel, IA US 50003
Tuesday, January 23, 2007
2:00 PM
Waukee Cemetery
6th St., South of Triangle 1 Mile
Waukee, IA US 50263
Tuesday, January 23, 2007